List of Marine Fishes reported from Dominican Republic
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Table 1: 490 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 3 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 2 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 495 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 490 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name
Beloniformes Belonidae Ablennes hiansnative Flat needlefish Agujón 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Abudefduf saxatilisnative Sergeant-major  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Abudefduf taurusnative Night sergeant  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Acanthemblemaria asperanative Roughhead blenny  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Acanthemblemaria spinosanative Spinyhead blenny  
Perciformes Scombridae Acanthocybium solandrinative Wahoo Guatapaná 
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Acanthostracion polygoniusnative Honeycomb cowfish Cofre 
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Acanthostracion quadricornisnative Scrawled cowfish Cofre 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus bahianusnative Ocean surgeon Doctor 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus chirurgusnative Doctorfish Doctor 
Perciformes Acanthuridae Acanthurus coeruleusnative Blue tang surgeonfish Médico 
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Acyrtus rubiginosusnative Red clingfish  
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Aetobatus narinarinative Spotted eagle ray Chucho 
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula nemopteranative Threadfin bonefish Macabí 
Albuliformes Albulidae Albula vulpesnative Bonefish Macabí 
Perciformes Carangidae Alectis ciliarisnative African pompano Peje rey 
Perciformes Serranidae Alphestes afernative Mutton hamlet  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus monocerosnative Unicorn leatherjacket filefish Chivo 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus schoepfiinative Orange filefish Chivo 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Aluterus scriptusnative Scribbled leatherjacket filefish  
Perciformes Cirrhitidae Amblycirrhitus pinosnative Redspotted hawkfish  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa cayorumnative Key anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa colonensisnative Narrow-striped anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa cubananative Cuban anchovy Piquete 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa filiferanative Longfinger anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa lamprotaenianative Big-eye anchovy Piquete 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa lyolepisnative Shortfinger anchovy Piquete 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoa parvanative Little anchovy  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchovia clupeoidesnative Zabaleta anchovy Piquete 
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Anchoviella perfasciatanative Poey's anchovy  
Anguilliformes Anguillidae Anguilla rostratanative American eel  
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus surinamensisnative Black margate Chopa 
Perciformes Haemulidae Anisotremus virginicusnative Porkfish Arroz con coco 
Lophiiformes Antennariidae Antennarius multiocellatusnative Longlure frogfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon binotatusnative Barred cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon lachnerinative Whitestar cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon maculatusnative Flamefish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon planifronsnative Pale cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon quadrisquamatusnative Sawcheek cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Apogon townsendinative Belted cardinalfish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Apsilus dentatusnative Black snapper Chillo prieto 
Perciformes Sparidae Archosargus rhomboidalisnative Western Atlantic seabream Bocayate 
Perciformes Ariommatidae Ariomma bondinative Silver-rag driftfish  
Perciformes Ariommatidae Ariomma regulusnative Spotted driftfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Astrapogon puncticulatusnative Blackfin cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Astrapogon stellatusnative Conchfish  
Syngnathiformes Aulostomidae Aulostomus maculatusnative Trumpetfish Trompeta 
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis rocheinative Bullet tuna  
Perciformes Scombridae Auxis thazardnative Frigate tuna Bonito 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Bairdiella ronchusnative Ground croaker Gogó 
Perciformes Serranidae Baldwinella aureorubensnative Streamer bass  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistes capriscusnative Grey triggerfish Puerco 
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Balistes vetulanative Queen triggerfish Puerco 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus digitatusnative   
Perciformes Gobiidae Bathygobius soporatornative Frillfin goby  
Aulopiformes Bathysauridae Bathysaurus feroxnative Deep-sea lizardfish  
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus pulchellusnative Spotfin hogfish  
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus rufusnative Spanish hogfish Plátano maduro 
Perciformes Gobiidae Bollmannia boqueronensisnative White-eye goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Bollmannia lituranative Citrine goby  
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus lunatusnative Plate fish Miracielo 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Bothus ocellatusnative Eyed flounder Miracielo 
Perciformes Labrisomidae Brockius nigricinctusnative Spotcheek blenny  
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Brotula barbatanative Bearded brotula Zafiro 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Calamopteryx goslineinative Longarm brotula  
Perciformes Sparidae Calamus bajonadonative Jolthead porgy Pluma 
Perciformes Sparidae Calamus calamusnative Saucereye porgy Pluma 
Perciformes Sparidae Calamus pennanative Sheepshead porgy Pluma 
Perciformes Sparidae Calamus pennatulanative Pluma porgy Pluma 
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus bairdinative Lancer dragonet  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Cantherhines macrocerusnative American whitespotted filefish Chivo 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Cantherhines pullusnative Orangespotted filefish Chivo 
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Canthidermis sufflamennative Ocean triggerfish Puerco 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Canthigaster rostratanative Caribbean sharpnose-puffer Tamboril 
Perciformes Carangidae Carangoides bartholomaeinative Yellow jack Cojinúa amarilla 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx crysosnative Blue runner Cojinúa azul 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx hipposnative Crevalle jack Jurel cola amarilla 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx latusnative Horse-eye jack Jurel ojú 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx lugubrisnative Black jack Jurel policía 
Perciformes Carangidae Caranx rubernative Bar jack Cojinúa lomo azul 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus acronotusnative Blacknose shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus falciformisnative Silky shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus leucasnative Bull shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus limbatusnative Blacktip shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus longimanusnative Oceanic whitetip shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus pereziinative Caribbean reef shark  
Perciformes Malacanthidae Caulolatilus chrysopsnative Atlantic goldeneye tilefish  
Perciformes Malacanthidae Caulolatilus cyanopsnative Blackline tilefish Tumba 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus ensiferusnative Swordspine snook Quéquere 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus parallelusnative Fat snook Quéquere 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus pectinatusnative Tarpon snook Quéquere 
Perciformes Centropomidae Centropomus undecimalisnative Common snook Róbalo 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Centropyge arginative Cherubfish  
Perciformes Serranidae Cephalopholis cruentatanative Graysby Arigua 
Perciformes Serranidae Cephalopholis fulvanative Coney Arigua 
Perciformes Microdesmidae Cerdale floridananative Pugjaw wormfish  
Clupeiformes Engraulidae Cetengraulis edentulusnative Atlantic anchoveta  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Chaenopsis ocellatanative Bluethroat pikeblenny  
Perciformes Ephippidae Chaetodipterus fabernative Atlantic spadefish Sabaleta 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon ocellatusnative Spotfin butterflyfish Mariposa 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon sedentariusnative Reef butterflyfish Mariposa 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Chaetodon striatusnative Banded butterflyfish  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Channomuraena vittatanative Broadbanded moray  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon cyanopterusnative Margined flyingfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon exsiliensnative Bandwing flyingfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon furcatusnative Spotfin flyingfish Volador 
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cheilopogon melanurusnative Atlantic flyingfish  
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Chilomycterus antennatusnative Bridled burrfish Guanábana 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Chilomycterus antillarumnative Web burrfish Guanábana 
Clupeiformes Pristigasteridae Chirocentrodon bleekerianusnative Dogtooth herring  
Perciformes Carangidae Chloroscombrus chrysurusnative Atlantic bumper Carta 
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis cyaneanative Blue chromis  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis enchrysuranative Yellowtail reeffish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Chromis multilineatanative Brown chromis  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Citharichthys spilopterusnative Bay whiff Miracielo 
Perciformes Labridae Clepticus parraenative Creole wrasse  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus caribbaeusnative Blackfin grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus ventriluxnative Firebelly grenadier  
Anguilliformes Congridae Conger triporicepsnative Manytooth conger Congrio 
Perciformes Haemulidae Conodon nobilisnative Barred grunt Roncador 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Corvula batabananative Blue croaker Gogó 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Corvula sanctaeluciaenative Striped croaker  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena equiselisnative Pompano dolphinfish  
Perciformes Coryphaenidae Coryphaena hippurusnative Common dolphinfish Dorado 
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryphopterus dicrusnative Colon goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryphopterus glaucofraenumnative Bridled goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryphopterus lipernesnative Peppermint goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Coryphopterus personatusnative Masked goby  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Cosmocampus albirostrisnative Whitenose pipefish  
Perciformes Scaridae Cryptotomus roseusnative Bluelip parrotfish  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Cyclopsetta fimbriatanative Spotfin flounder Tapaculo 
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Cynoponticus savannanative Guayana pike-conger  
Cyprinodontiformes Cyprinodontidae Cyprinodon variegatusnative Sheepshead minnow  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Cypselurus comatusnative Clearwing flyingfish  
Scorpaeniformes Dactylopteridae Dactylopterus volitansnative Flying gurnard Volador 
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Dactyloscopus crossotusnative Bigeye stargazer  
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus macarellusnative Mackerel scad Zapatero 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus punctatusnative Round scad  
Perciformes Labridae Decodon puellarisnative Red hogfish Doncella 
Perciformes Serranidae Dermatolepis inermisnative Marbled grouper Mero 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus rafinesquiinative White-spotted lantern fish  
Perciformes Gerreidae Diapterus auratusnative Irish mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Gerreidae Diapterus rhombeusnative Caitipa mojarra Mojarra 
Tetraodontiformes Diodontidae Diodon hystrixnative Spot-fin porcupinefish Guanábana 
Perciformes Serranidae Diplectrum formosumnative Sand perch  
Perciformes Sparidae Diplodus argenteusnative South American silver porgy  
Perciformes Sparidae Diplodus caudimaculanative Silver porgy  
Perciformes Callionymidae Diplogrammus pauciradiatusnative Spotted dragonet  
Perciformes Gempylidae Diplospinus multistriatusnative Striped escolar  
Perciformes Eleotridae Dormitator maculatusnative Fat sleeper Guabina 
Perciformes Echeneidae Echeneis naucratesnative Live sharksucker Pega 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Echidna catenatanative Chain moray  
Perciformes Gobiidae Elacatinus evelynaenative Sharknose goby  
Perciformes Carangidae Elagatis bipinnulatanative Rainbow runner Macarela 
Elopiformes Elopidae Elops saurusnative Ladyfish Sábalo 
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Emblemaria pandionisnative Sailfin blenny  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Emblemariopsis bahamensisnative Blackhead blenny  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Enchelycore nigricansnative Viper moray  
Perciformes Blenniidae Entomacrodus nigricansnative Pearl blenny  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus adscensionisnative Rock hind Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus guttatusnative Red hind Arigua 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus itajaranative Atlantic goliath grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus morionative Red grouper Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Epinephelus striatusnative Nassau grouper Mero 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Equetus lanceolatusnative Jack-knifefish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Equetus punctatusnative Spotted drum  
Perciformes Eleotridae Erotelis smaragdusnative Emerald sleeper  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis oculatusnative Queen snapper Chillo prieto 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Etropus crossotusnative Fringed flounder  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus argenteusnative Silver mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus gulanative Jenny mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus havananative Bigeye mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eucinostomus melanopterusnative Flagfin mojarra  
Perciformes Gerreidae Eugerres plumierinative Striped mojarra  
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Euleptorhamphus veloxnative Flying halfbeak  
Perciformes Scombridae Euthynnus alletteratusnative Little tunny Bonito 
Perciformes Gobiidae Evermannichthys metzelaarinative Sponge goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Evorthodus lyricusnative Lyre goby  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Exocoetus obtusirostrisnative Oceanic two-wing flyingfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Exocoetus volitansnative Tropical two-wing flyingfish Volador 
Syngnathiformes Fistulariidae Fistularia tabacarianative Cornetfish Corneta 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Galeocerdo cuviernative Tiger shark  
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Galeus antillensisnative   
Perciformes Gempylidae Gempylus serpensnative Snake mackerel  
Perciformes Gerreidae Gerres cinereusnative Yellow fin mojarra Mojarra 
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Gillellus greyaenative Arrow stargazer  
Orectolobiformes Ginglymostomatidae Ginglymostoma cirratumnative Nurse shark Gata 
Perciformes Gobiidae Ginsburgellus novemlineatusnative Nineline goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gnatholepis thompsoninative Goldspot goby  
Gobiesociformes Gobiesocidae Gobiesox punctulatusnative Stippled clingfish  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Gobioclinus bucciferusnative Puffcheek blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Gobioclinus filamentosusnative Quillfin blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Gobioclinus gobionative Palehead blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Gobioclinus guppyinative Mimic blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Gobioclinus haitiensisnative Longfin blenny  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobioides broussonnetiinative Violet goby  
Perciformes Eleotridae Gobiomorus dormitornative Bigmouth sleeper  
Perciformes Gobiidae Gobionellus oceanicusnative Highfin goby  
Perciformes Serranidae Gonioplectrus hispanusnative Spanish flag  
Perciformes Grammatidae Gramma loretonative Royal gramma  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax conspersusnative Saddled moray  
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax funebrisnative Green moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax miliarisnative Goldentail moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax moringanative Spotted moray Morena 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax ocellatusnative Ocellated moray Congo 
Anguilliformes Muraenidae Gymnothorax vicinusnative Purplemouth moray Morena 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon albumnative White margate Bocayate blanco 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon aurolineatumnative Tomtate grunt Bocayate muellito 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon bonariensenative Black grunt  
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon carbonariumnative Caesar grunt Bocayate 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon chrysargyreumnative Smallmouth grunt Bocayate 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon flavolineatumnative French grunt Bocayate de piedra 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon macrostomumnative Spanish grunt  
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon melanurumnative Cottonwick grunt Bocayate 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon parranative Sailor's grunt Bocayate blanco 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon plumieriinative White grunt Bocayate blanco 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon sciurusnative Bluestriped grunt Bocayate amarillo 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon striatumnative Striped grunt Bocayate 
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulon vittatumnative Boga  
Perciformes Haemulidae Haemulopsis corvinaeformisnative Roughneck grunt Bocayate 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres bivittatusnative Slippery dick  
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres cyanocephalusnative Yellowcheek wrasse Doncella 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres garnotinative Yellowhead wrasse Doncella 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres maculipinnanative Clown wrasse Doncella 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres pictusnative Rainbow wrasse  
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres poeyinative Blackear wrasse Doncella 
Perciformes Labridae Halichoeres radiatusnative Puddingwife wrasse Doncella 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Harengula clupeolanative False herring Sardinas 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Harengula humeralisnative Redear herring Sardina 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Harengula jaguananative Scaled herring Sardina 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hemiramphus balaonative Balao halfbeak Balajú 
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hemiramphus brasiliensisnative Ballyhoo halfbeak  
Anguilliformes Congridae Heteroconger longissimusnative Brown garden eel  
Perciformes Priacanthidae Heteropriacanthus cruentatusnative Glasseye Alunado 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Himantura schmardaenative Chupare stingray Raya 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Hippocampus erectusnative Lined seahorse  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys affinisnative Fourwing flyingfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys speculigernative Mirrorwing flyingfish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Hirundichthys voladornative Atlantic blackwing flyingfish  
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Holacanthus ciliarisnative Queen angelfish Guinea 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Holacanthus tricolornative Rock beauty  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Holocentrus adscensionisnative Squirrelfish Candil 
Beryciformes Holocentridae Holocentrus rufusnative Longspine squirrelfish Candil 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus billsamnative   
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus italicusnative Glasshead grenadier  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Hypanus americanusnative Southern stingray Raya verde 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Hypanus guttatusnative Longnose stingray  
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Hypanus saynative Bluntnose stingray  
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypleurochilus aequipinnisnative Oyster blenny  
Perciformes Blenniidae Hypleurochilus springerinative Orangespotted blenny  
Atheriniformes Atherinidae Hypoatherina harringtonensisnative Reef silverside  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus aberransnative Yellowbelly hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus gummiguttanative Golden hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus guttavariusnative Shy hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus indigonative Indigo hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus nigricansnative Black hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus puellanative Barred hamlet  
Perciformes Serranidae Hypoplectrus unicolornative Butter hamlet  
Beloniformes Hemiramphidae Hyporhamphus unifasciatusnative Common halfbeak  
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus flavolimbatusnative Yellowedge grouper Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus mystacinusnative Misty grouper Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus nigritusnative Warsaw grouper  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Istiophorus albicansnative Atlantic sailfish Aguja 
Lamniformes Lamnidae Isurus oxyrinchusnative Shortfin mako  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Jenkinsia lamprotaenianative Dwarf round herring Sardina 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Jenkinsia majuanative Little-eye round herring  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Kajikia albidanative Atlantic white marlin  
Perciformes Scombridae Katsuwonus pelamisnative Skipjack tuna Bonito 
Anguilliformes Chlopsidae Kaupichthys nuchalisnative Collared eel  
Beryciformes Anomalopidae Kryptophanaron alfredinative Atlantic flashlightfish  
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus incisornative Yellow sea chub Chopa 
Perciformes Kyphosidae Kyphosus sectatrixnative Bermuda sea chub Chopa 
Perciformes Labrisomidae Labrisomus nuchipinnisnative Hairy blenny  
Perciformes Labridae Lachnolaimus maximusnative Hogfish  
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Lactophrys bicaudalisnative Spotted trunkfish Cofre 
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Lactophrys trigonusnative Buffalo trunkfish Cofre 
Tetraodontiformes Ostraciidae Lactophrys triqueternative Smooth trunkfish Cofre 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Lagocephalus laevigatusnative Smooth puffer Tamboril 
Lampriformes Lampridae Lampris guttatusnative Opah  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Larimus brevicepsnative Shorthead drum  
Perciformes Gempylidae Lepidocybium flavobrunneumnative Escolar  
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Lepophidium wileyinative Fringed cusk-eel  
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Leptostomias gladiatornative   
Perciformes Serranidae Liopropoma rubrenative Peppermint bass  
Perciformes Lobotidae Lobotes surinamensisnative Tripletail Biajacas de mar 
Perciformes Gobiidae Lophogobius cyprinoidesnative Crested goby  
Perciformes Chaenopsidae Lucayablennius zingaronative Arrow blenny  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus analisnative Mutton snapper Sama 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus apodusnative Schoolmaster snapper Pargo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus buccanellanative Blackfin snapper Chillo oreja negra 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus cyanopterusnative Cubera snapper Pargo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus griseusnative Grey snapper Pargo prieto 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus jocunative Dog snapper Pargo jocú 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus mahogoninative Mahogany snapper Sama ojúa 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus purpureusnative Southern red snapper Colorado 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus synagrisnative Lane snapper Bermejuelo 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lutjanus vivanusnative Silk snapper Chillo 
Perciformes Gobiidae Lythrypnus crocodilusnative Mahogany goby  
Perciformes Gobiidae Lythrypnus spilusnative Bluegold goby  
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Macroramphosus scolopaxnative Longspine snipefish  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Makaira nigricansnative Blue marlin  
Perciformes Malacanthidae Malacanthus plumierinative Sand tilefish Víbora 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Malacocephalus laevisnative Softhead grenadier  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Malacocephalus occidentalisnative Western softhead grenadier  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus aurolineatusnative Goldline blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus delalandiinative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus erdmaninative   
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus gillinative Dusky blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus macropusnative Rosy blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus triangulatusnative Saddled blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Malacoctenus versicolornative Barfin blenny  
Elopiformes Megalopidae Megalops atlanticusnative Tarpon Sábalo 
Atheriniformes Atherinopsidae Melanorhinus micropsnative Querimana silverside  
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Melichthys nigernative Black triggerfish Furu-furu 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Menticirrhus americanusnative Southern kingcroaker  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Micrognathus crinitusnative Banded pipefish  
Perciformes Gobiidae Microgobius signatusnative   
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Microphis brachyurusnative Short-tailed pipefish  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Micropogonias furnierinative Whitemouth croaker  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Micropogonias undulatusnative Atlantic croaker  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Microspathodon chrysurusnative Yellowtail damselfish Parpatana 
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Mola molanative Ocean sunfish  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Monacanthus ciliatusnative Fringed filefish Chivo 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Monacanthus tuckerinative Slender filefish Chivo 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil curemanative White mullet Lebranche 
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil curvidensnative Dwarf mullet  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil hospesnative Hospe mullet  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil lizanative Lebranche mullet  
Mugiliformes Mugilidae Mugil trichodonnative   
Perciformes Mullidae Mulloidichthys martinicusnative Yellow goatfish Salmonete 
Perciformes Mullidae Mullus auratusnative Red goatfish  
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Mustelus canisnative Dusky smooth-hound  
Perciformes Serranidae Mycteroperca bonacinative Black grouper Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Mycteroperca interstitialisnative Yellowmouth grouper Mero 
Perciformes Serranidae Mycteroperca tigrisnative Tiger grouper  
Perciformes Serranidae Mycteroperca venenosanative Yellowfin grouper Arigua 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Myrichthys ocellatusnative Goldspotted eel  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Myripristis jacobusnative Blackbar soldierfish Bartolito 
Perciformes Carangidae Naucrates ductornative Pilotfish  
Perciformes Gempylidae Nealotus tripesnative Black snake mackerel  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Negaprion brevirostrisnative Lemon shark  
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites multiocellatusnative   
Perciformes Gempylidae Neoepinnula americananative American sackfish  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Neomerinthe beanorumnative   
Beryciformes Holocentridae Neoniphon marianusnative Longjaw squirrelfish Candil 
Perciformes Gobiidae Nes longusnative Orangespotted goby  
Perciformes Gempylidae Nesiarchus nasutusnative Black gemfish  
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia aequalisnative Common Atlantic grenadier  
Perciformes Scaridae Nicholsina ustanative Emerald parrotfish  
Perciformes Nomeidae Nomeus gronoviinative Man-of-war fish  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Ocyurus chrysurusnative Yellowtail snapper Colirrubia 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Odontoscion dentexnative Reef croaker Gogó 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Ogcocephalus nasutusnative Shortnose batfish Murciélago 
Perciformes Carangidae Oligoplites saurusnative Leatherjacket Zapatero 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus ophisnative Spotted snake eel  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Opisthonema oglinumnative Atlantic thread herring Machuelo 
Perciformes Opistognathidae Opistognathus aurifronsnative Yellowhead jawfish  
Perciformes Opistognathidae Opistognathus macrognathusnative Banded jawfish  
Perciformes Blenniidae Parablennius marmoreusnative Seaweed blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Paraclinus fasciatusnative Banded blenny  
Perciformes Labrisomidae Paraclinus nigripinnisnative Blackfin blenny  
Perciformes Serranidae Paranthias furcifernative Creole-fish  
Beloniformes Exocoetidae Parexocoetus brachypterusnative Sailfin flyingfish Volador 
Perciformes Pempheridae Pempheris schomburgkiinative Glassy sweeper  
Perciformes Stromateidae Peprilus parunative American harvestfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Phaeoptyx conklininative Freckled cardinalfish  
Perciformes Apogonidae Phaeoptyx pigmentarianative Dusky cardinalfish  
Beloniformes Belonidae Platybelone argalus argalusnative Keeltail needlefish  
Perciformes Dactyloscopidae Platygillellus rubrocinctusnative Saddle stargazer  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Plectrypops retrospinisnative Cardinal soldierfish Candil 
Perciformes Polynemidae Polydactylus virginicusnative Barbu Barbú 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus arcuatusnative Gray angelfish Guinea 
Perciformes Pomacanthidae Pomacanthus parunative French angelfish Banderita 
Perciformes Haemulidae Pomadasys crocronative Burro grunt Bocayate 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pontinus castornative Longsnout scorpionfish Rascasio 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Priacanthus arenatusnative Atlantic bigeye Alunado 
Perciformes Gobiidae Priolepis hipolitinative Rusty goby  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Prionace glaucanative Blue shark  
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Prionotus punctatusnative Bluewing searobin  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides aquilonarisnative Wenchman  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides macrophthalmusnative Cardinal snapper  
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Prognathodes aculeatusnative Longsnout butterflyfish Mariposa 
Perciformes Chaetodontidae Prognathodes guyanensisnative French butterflyfish  
Perciformes Gempylidae Promethichthys prometheusnative Roudi escolar  
Perciformes Serranidae Pseudogramma gregoryinative Reef bass  
Perciformes Mullidae Pseudupeneus maculatusnative Spotted goatfish Salmonete 
Perciformes Microdesmidae Ptereleotris helenaenative Hovering goby  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Pterois volitansintroduced Red lionfish  
Perciformes Bramidae Pterycombus bramanative Atlantic fanfish  
Perciformes Rachycentridae Rachycentron canadumnative Cobia  
Perciformes Echeneidae Remora remoranative Shark sucker  
Orectolobiformes Rhincodontidae Rhincodon typusnative Whale shark  
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Rhizoprionodon porosusnative Caribbean sharpnose shark  
Perciformes Lutjanidae Rhomboplites aurorubensnative Vermilion snapper Roamo 
Perciformes Gobiidae Risor rubernative Tusked goby  
Perciformes Gempylidae Ruvettus pretiosusnative Oilfish  
Perciformes Serranidae Rypticus saponaceusnative Greater soapfish Jabón amargo 
Perciformes Serranidae Rypticus subbifrenatusnative Spotted soapfish  
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella auritanative Round sardinella Sardina 
Clupeiformes Clupeidae Sardinella brasiliensisnative Brazilian sardinella  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Sargocentron coruscumnative Reef squirrelfish  
Beryciformes Holocentridae Sargocentron vexillariumnative Dusky squirrelfish  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Saurida suspicionative Suspicious lizardfish  
Perciformes Blenniidae Scartella cristatanative Molly miller  
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus coelestinusnative Midnight parrotfish  
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus coeruleusnative Blue parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus guacamaianative Rainbow parrotfish  
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus iserinative Striped parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus taeniopterusnative Princess parrotfish Loro 
Perciformes Scaridae Scarus vetulanative Queen parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus cavallanative King mackerel Carite 
Perciformes Scombridae Scomberomorus regalisnative Cero Sierra 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena albifimbrianative Coral scorpionfish  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena brasiliensisnative Barbfish Rascasio 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena elachysnative Dwarf scorpionfish  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena inermisnative Mushroom scorpionfish  
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaena plumierinative Spotted scorpionfish Rascasio 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Scorpaenodes caribbaeusnative Reef scorpionfish  
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Scyliorhinus boanative Boa catshark  
Perciformes Carangidae Selar crumenophthalmusnative Bigeye scad Chicharro 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene browniinative Caribbean moonfish Cara'caballo 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene setapinnisnative Atlantic moonfish Cara'caballo 
Perciformes Carangidae Selene vomernative Lookdown Cara'caballo 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola dumerilinative Greater amberjack Blanquilla 
Perciformes Carangidae Seriola rivoliananative Longfin yellowtail Blanquilla 
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus atrobranchusnative Blackear bass  
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus baldwininative Lantern bass  
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus tabacariusnative Tobaccofish  
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus tigrinusnative Harlequin bass  
Perciformes Serranidae Serranus tortugarumnative Chalk bass  
Perciformes Scaridae Sparisoma aurofrenatumnative Redband parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Sparisoma chrysopterumnative Redtail parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Sparisoma radiansnative Bucktooth parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Sparisoma rubripinnenative Redfin parrotfish Jabón 
Perciformes Scaridae Sparisoma viridenative Stoplight parrotfish Jabón 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides nephelusnative Southern puffer Tamboril 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides spenglerinative Bandtail puffer Tamboril 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Sphoeroides testudineusnative Checkered puffer Tamboril 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena barracudanative Great barracuda Barracuda 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena guachanchonative Guachanche barracuda Guachancho 
Perciformes Sphyraenidae Sphyraena picudillanative Southern sennet Guachancho 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna lewininative Scalloped hammerhead Cornúa 
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna mokarrannative Great hammerhead  
Carcharhiniformes Sphyrnidae Sphyrna zygaenanative Smooth hammerhead  
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus cubensisnative Cuban dogfish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes adustusnative Dusky damselfish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes diencaeusnative Longfin damselfish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes leucostictusnative Beaugregory  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes partitusnative Bicolor damselfish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes planifronsnative Threespot damselfish  
Perciformes Pomacentridae Stegastes xanthurusnative   
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Stephanolepis hispidusnative Planehead filefish  
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Stephanolepis setifernative Pygmy filefish Chivo 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias affinisnative G√ľnther's boafish  
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura marinanative Atlantic needlefish Agujón 
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura notata notatanative Redfin needlefish Agujón 
Beloniformes Belonidae Strongylura timucunative Timucu  
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Syacium gunterinative Shoal flounder  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus arawaknative Caribbean tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus diomedeanusnative Spottedfin tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus plagiusanative Blackcheek tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus plagusianative Duskycheek tonguefish  
Pleuronectiformes Cynoglossidae Symphurus tessellatusnative   
Perciformes Symphysanodontidae Symphysanodon berryinative Slope bass  
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Syngnathus pelagicusnative Sargassum pipefish  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus intermediusnative Sand diver  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus myopsnative Snakefish Rano 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus poeyinative Offshore lizardfish  
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus synodusnative Diamond lizardfish  
Perciformes Istiophoridae Tetrapturus pfluegerinative Longbill spearfish  
Perciformes Labridae Thalassoma bifasciatumnative Bluehead  
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus alalunganative Albacore Albacora 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus albacaresnative Yellowfin tuna Albacora 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus atlanticusnative Blackfin tuna Albacora 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus obesusnative Bigeye tuna Albacora 
Perciformes Scombridae Thunnus thynnusnative Atlantic bluefin tuna Atun 
Perciformes Gobiidae Tigrigobius multifasciatusnative Greenbanded goby  
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus carolinusnative Florida pompano Palometa 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus falcatusnative Permit Palometa 
Perciformes Carangidae Trachinotus goodeinative Great pompano Palometa 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus lepturusnative Largehead hairtail Machete 
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus acus acusnative Agujon needlefish Agujón 
Beloniformes Belonidae Tylosurus crocodilusnative Hound needlefish Agujón 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina broussonnetiinative Striped drum  
Perciformes Sciaenidae Umbrina coroidesnative Sand drum Gogó 
Perciformes Mullidae Upeneus parvusnative Dwarf goatfish Salmonete 
Myliobatiformes Urotrygonidae Urobatis jamaicensisnative Yellow stingray Raya 
Perciformes Gobiidae Varicus buccanative   
Tetraodontiformes Balistidae Xanthichthys ringensnative Sargassum triggerfish Puerco 
Perciformes Labridae Xyrichtys novaculanative Pearly razorfish  
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